is designed to answer questions you may have about your financial aid award. If
you have recently received your letter, please review it carefully and the
information we have posted here.
return your completed letter to us as soon as possible. Please mail it
or fax it to us at 207.893.6699. Please call us if you
have any questions or concerns about your aid package. Our toll free number is
800.752.1266 or e-mail your question to firstname.lastname@example.org.
package is based on the information that we have received and reviewed to date.
submit any items listed as "not received" or "not signed"
as quickly as you are able so that we may finalize your eligibility.
is based on your major, class level, whether you live on or off campus and your
enrollment status. Your aid is subject to change if any one of these is
different than what is listed on your award letter. Please notify us of any
corrections needed as quickly as possible.
"Estimated Balance Due" amount can be paid using our interest-free
payment plan (a participation fee of $60 applies), Federal Parent Plus loan, or
private loan. Please see our Payment Options section for more
review more information about our grants including
the Saint Joseph's Grant, Family Grant and Minority Grant. For
scholarship and Tuition Waiver information, go to the scholarship section of our web site.
We will send
additional paperwork in May that is needed to process your student loans.
maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress in order to be considered
for financial aid each year.
indicated you were interested in work study on your FAFSA and you are eligible
for that federal program, you will see Federal Work Study listed on your award letter. Students who are not
eligible may want to consider other positions on campus that are paid through
the College payroll. Both types of positions are posted on our
"Jobs@SJC" page at the start of the year. Please note that we cannot
guarantee a position. Your award indicates the upper limit of your earnings if
you participate in the program.
financial circumstances that we have used to calculate your eligibility remain
relatively the same and your family size and number in college are the same
from year to year, your aid package is usually the same. However, some state
and federal programs are limited by annually defined EFC cut-offs, or can be
impacted by state and federal budgets.
Outside scholarships can often help reduce your
family's share of the bill. Review our Outside Scholarship Policy
or complete a Search for Outside Scholarships